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Wisner, Louisiana - Basic Facts

Wisner is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Wisner.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Franklin Parish at latitude 31.981 and longitude -91.6557. Franklin Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 75 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Wisner (see map) encompass a land area of 0.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Wisner, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wisner to the other 473 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 289 39th
Population Density1 # 114 76th
Diversity Index2 # 141 70th
Median Household Income # 446 6th
Per Capita Income # 403 15th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.

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Wisner, LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 975
Population in Households 923
Population in Familes 742
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density1 1,224
Diversity Index2 52
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 370
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 233
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 449 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 235 (52.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 135 (30.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 79 (17.6%)
Median Home Value $79,808
Average Home Value $94,468
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $24,157
Average Household Income $41,185
Per Capita Income $16,172
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.27% 0.16%
Households 0.65% 0.32%
Families 1.36% 0.09%
Median Household Income   1.95%
Per Capita Income   1.92%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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